Definitions of Vin

  1. Wine.
  2. Abbreviation of L. vinum, wine.

Usage examples for Vin

  1. This Vin d'Arbanne is produced from pineaux and white gamay grapes, which, after being gathered with care at the moment the dew falls, are forthwith pressed. – Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines by Henry Vizetelly
  2. De Gemosac, Parson Marvin, Clubbe- all of them are convinced that your father was the Dauphin." – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. Ne deiru, mi petegas vin. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  4. " No," answered Marvin, with assurance. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  5. The only road open to him was blocked by a fortified post at Nieuwerbrug, but Colonel Vin et Pain, who was in command of the Dutch force, retired to Gouda and left the French a free passage, to the stadholder's great indignation. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  6. Let me add a word further, as the worthy witnessing of one, quite a kindred spirit, whose acquaintance I made some long time back, and look for great things from his energy and enterprise, and multifarious talents,- Charles Marvin, then the famous Eastern Pioneer, who in his book on Asia, says: " Yes, our Burnabys, our Bakers, our MacGregors, our Gordons- these are the real pillars of the Empire. – My Life as an Author by Martin Farquhar Tupper
  7. And Corbet had both pathetic and imaginative touches on occasion, as here:- " What I shall leave thee none can tell, But all shall say I wish thee well, I wish thee, Vin, before all wealth, Both bodily and ghostly health; Nor too much wealth, nor wit, come to thee, So much of either may undo thee. – A History of English Literature Elizabethan Literature by George Saintsbury
  8. Marvin stayed his hand no longer. – Cedric, the Forester by Bernard Gay Marshall
  9. Then suddenly remembering that her oracle had already spoken on this subject, she asked more humbly, " What was it made you say he was in love, Vin?" – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  10. And don't get it into your head that Marvin has it in for you or doesn't know what he is doing. – Left End Edwards by Ralph Henry Barbour
  11. " At the corner of the Rue de la Chaussee- d'Antin and the Rue Neuve- des- Mathurins, at the Puits sans Vin," said Laurent. – The Thirteen by Honore de Balzac
  12. Before I proceed with this discussion,- Vin de Grave, Mr. Skionar,- I must interpose one remark. – Crotchet-Castle by Peacock, Thomas Love
  13. Vin, you remember meeting Lorna at school? – The Jolliest School of All by Angela Brazil
  14. About this time that national institution of France, vin ordinaire, was introduced to our men. – Average Americans by Theodore Roosevelt
  15. The other was smoking a very complicated pipe, and sitting bolt upright on a bench with half a bottle of vin ordinaire before him. – Above the Snow Line by Clinton Thomas Dent
  16. Mrs. Marvin said, her fine face showing genuine alarm. – Dorothy Dainty at Glenmore by Amy Brooks
  17. At Saumur only those firms possessing vineyards make their own vin brut, the bulk of the wine used for conversion into sparkling wine being purchased from the neighbouring growers. – Facts About Champagne and Other Sparkling Wines by Henry Vizetelly
  18. Mi venis pasante por saluti vin, kaj mian kuzinon Peppina. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various